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Powerful Women

This weekend I attended the celebration of a friend that lost her short battle to an aggressive cancer. Shirley’s death came just prior to the anniversary of my mom’s death. 910 more words

Life In General

3 Years After His Death, How Much Is My Thomas Kinkade Painting Worth?

FOLSOM (CBS13) — He was known as The Painter of Light, and some of our viewers have wondered how the value of Thomas Kinkade’s paintings have changed since his death. 226 more words


Mardi Gras Madness

Lent is such a very special time of the year to me, and I try to take it seriously. Remembering the 40 days leading up to the death and resurrection of Christ is a part of my Christian heritage that I try to honor. 818 more words

Dollar Tree

Winter Thoughts

A chill winter sunset blazes
Just above the far horizon
All of the rest of the sky is
A hazy mix of rose and gold… 81 more words


Budweiser and Hipsters

During the third quarter of the Super Bowl, Budweiser aired an ad that struck a nerve with craft beer snobs. The ad’s intent was clearly designed to validate those people whose reasons for drinking beer include gulping, shot gunning, and funneling. 534 more words



I’ll bet if I were to ask each person individually what real art is, I’d get as many answers as there are individuals.  That’s the beauty of art – there are different types of art because there are so many types of people with varied tastes. 376 more words